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August 25, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Managing runoff
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ADS opens new distribution centre in BC

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) has opened a new distribution center in Abbotsford, B.C. This is the company’s first in British Columbia and ninth in Canada. >> Read full article

Investing in Lake Erie water quality

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA NRCS) will invest an additional $5 million to help Ohio, Michigan and Indiana improve water quality in the western Lake Erie basin. >> Read full article

Funding for tiling projects in Ontario

Ontario is supporting long-term economic growth in the northern part of the province with funding for agricultural infrastructure projects in Northeastern Ontario. These improvements are aimed at increasing farm production and boosting the local agricultural economy. >> Read full article

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Managing runoff

Researchers are in agreement; too much phosphorus is finding its way into field tile. But rather than demand a moratorium on tile drainage installation, many are suggesting more practical drainage solutions for the agricultural industry.

The problematic algal blooms that are plaguing Lake Erie are being fed by high concentrations of phosphorus, particularly between March and June each year. Although there are many contributing factors to the growing problem, the timing suggests agricultural sources may be significant. >> Learn More…

 
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Water Management and Wetland Restoration Course

Sept. 14-17, 2015
Location: Ramada on the Rideau, Ottawa >> More Info